|Allegheny County DHS - Project Prom||With the help of personal shoppers, eligible guests at the DHS/NCJW Project Prom Shop at Thriftique can choose from a beautiful selection of new and gently used contemporary gowns in all sizes as well as accessories to match. Project Prom accepts new or gently used formal gowns, especially plus and petite sizes; formal shoes and jewelry. All gently used items must be cleaned, undamaged and of a current style.
Project Prom provides a voucher for a free tuxedo rental for students who receive a service through the Allegheny County Department of Human Services. Talk with your caseworker or service coordinator who can submit a request in your name through the Event and Donations Team.
||Allegheny||Allegheny County Department of Human Services||Allegheny County Department of Human Services|
|American Rescue Workers, Inc. Hollidaysburg PA Office Formal Wear||Provides donated formal wear to needy youth and adolescents.||Blair||American Rescue Workers - Hollidaysburg PA Office||American Rescue Workers, Inc. Hollidaysburg PA Office|
|Angela's Angels||Provides prom wear to local economically disadvantaged junior and senior high school girls. Collects gowns, jewelry, purses, etc., both new and gently worn. All available items are displayed at various times at a designated location for viewing by the girls in order for them to make a selection.||Westmoreland||Angela's Angels||Angela's Angels|
|Boutique - YWCA Northcentral PA||Thrift store and boutique open to the general public. Offers women’s, children’s, and men’s clothing as well as shoes and accessories including handbags and jewelry. Updates on inventory can be found on their Facebook site at : www.facebook.com/ywcaboutique. Also, hosts Cinderella’s Closet once a year in March, offering students gently used prom gowns for $10 to $15.
Sells gently used women's clothing at very reasonable prices to benefit Liberty House shelter, Wise Options, and community education programs. In addition, women coming into one of the Y's programs will be able to get needed clothing free of charge.||Lycoming||YWCA - Northcentral Pennsylvania||YWCA|
|Cinderella's Closet of NEPA||Cinderella’s Closet of Northeastern Pennsylvania is an organization of community volunteers committed to fostering the self-esteem of young women and to providing them with an opportunity to discover an affordable dress through a positive boutique experience.
Holds a one-day Unique Boutique every year in April.
Gowns, dresses, prom accessories, shoes, jewelry, purses, wraps/shawls -- all for $10 and under.
Open to all.||Lackawanna||Cinderella's Closet of NEPA||Cinderella's Closet of NEPA|
|Cinderella's Closet - Prom and Formal Wear||This service collects and sells (for a nominal fee) new and gently used prom dresses and accessories for teenage girls to help offset the sometimes prohibitive cost of attending prom. The event allows girls of all economic backgrounds to shop and find that special dress and accessories at an affordable price. Saturday, March 25, 2016 from 9a.m. to 1 p.m. at the YWCA, 815 West Fourth Street.||Lycoming||Junior League of Williamsport||Junior League of Williamsport|
|Climate Changers - Dress For Success||Provides work and general clothing.||Erie||Climate Changers||Climate Changers|
|Clothing Closet Stroudsburg Wesleyan Church||Provides a scheduled distribution of clothing to those in need.
CLOTHING CLOSET stocks a wide variety of infant, toddler, children, teen and adult sized “gently used” clothing. Also accept donations of shoes, boots, coats and accessories (such as backpacks, purses, belts, etc.). Periodically, has professional clothing such as scrubs or work-type pants available for adults. And, when prom time or school programs come around, has a variety of “dress up” clothes for kids and teens.
The Clothing Closet is opened Wednesdays 4-5:30pm and the
1st & 3rd Sundays 1:30-3pm. Open to all in need.||Monroe||Stroudsburg Wesleyan Church||Stroudsburg Wesleyan Church |
|Fairy Godmothers - Prom Fair||The Fairy Godmothers Inc helps provide a special high school prom experience for financially qualified high school girls by collecting gowns, shoes, jewelry, make up and other items for The Prom Fair. While at the Prom Fair a personal shopper, one of our many volunteers, will escort you as you pick out a gown and the accessories you need for the prom. Most of the gowns have never been worn before while others have only been worn only once.
The following rules will be in effect at the fair:
- Must be a junior or senior currently enrolled in a high school with a hardship.
- The student must be present, no other person is permitted to shop for them
- Each girl must have a curent VALID STUDENT ID with them
- Volunteers will serve as personal shopper for the students attending the prom fair
- Students will be asked to wait until a volunteer personal shopper becomes available before she can begin shopping.
- Small children are not permitted in the shopping area.
- Gowns / accessories are given on a first-come first-serve basis.
- Each girl is allowed to receive ONE gown, plus related accessories and makeup, if available.
- Each girl must complete an information card prior to entering the prom fair||Montgomery||Fairy Godmothers, Inc. - Montgomery; Hatboro||Fairy Godmothers|
|Feed My Sheep Outreach Ministries - Prom Dress Giveaway||Provides prom dresses, suits, shoes, purses and jewelry.||Lawrence||Feed My Sheep Outreach Ministries||Feed My Sheep Outreach Ministries|
|United Way of Blair County Formal Wear||Provide new or gently used gowns or other formal apparel for those in need.||Blair||United Way of Blair County||United Way of Blair County|
|YWCA of Bethlehem - Formal Wear||Prom Dress Day provides free formal dresses and accessories to girls who would not be able to attend their prom because of inability to afford suitable attire.
||Northampton||YWCA of Bethlehem||YWCA of Bethlehem|